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Conservative donors come to Schweikert’s aid as ethics probe continues

WASHINGTON — Conservative donors are swooping in to support embattled Arizona Republican Rep. David Schweikert, whose campaign account was in the red at the end of the last reporting period. The Club for Growth, a...

Bipartisan bill could give undocumented Arizona farmworkers path to citizenship

A bipartisan bill introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives last week could mean a path to citizenship for unauthorized immigrants in Arizona who work in farms.The Farm Workforce Modernization Act of 2019 was...

U.S. House Dems advance sweeping effort to lower higher education costs

A U.S. House committee passed legislation on Oct. 31 that supporters hailed as a “down payment” on a long-sought liberal goal: free college education for all.

Poll: AZ voters support inquiry, but not impeachment

Arizona voters support the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, but a majority say they so far oppose impeaching him for leveraging U.S. foreign aid to Ukraine to persuade that country to investigate his chief Democratic rival, according to a poll released yesterday.

U.S. House green-lights Trump impeachment inquiry

The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday voted to formalize its impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump.

AZ senators split on vote to overturn Trump health insurance policy

U.S. Senate Democrats failed on Wednesday to overturn a Trump administration policy that allows states to ignore certain requirements of the Obama administration’s Affordable Care Act.

U.S. House votes to ban uranium mining near Grand Canyon

The U.S. House approved legislation Wednesday to permanently ban uranium and other hardrock mining near the Grand Canyon.

U.S. House to vote on legislation banning mining near Grand Canyon

The full U.S. House is slated to vote this week on legislation to permanently ban uranium and other hardrock mining near the Grand Canyon.

AOC rebukes Rep. Gosar for trying to shut down oversight hearing

Freshman U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slammed Arizona Rep. Paul Gosar and his GOP colleagues on Tuesday as they attempted to shut down a hearing to examine the Trump administration’s rollbacks of environmental rules.

McSally co-sponsors resolution condemning impeachment inquiry

U.S. Sen. Martha McSally signed onto a resolution condemning House Democrats’ impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, a move that could have ramifications in her bruising 2020 campaign.
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